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5G deployment practices were a hot topic

There was lots of talk among the telecom vendors about how to bring 5G to life in the best ways--a good sign that 2018 is likely to see a race among the carriers.

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By Jason Hiner

Jason Hiner is Editorial Director of CNET and former Editor in Chief of TechRepublic. He's co-author of the book, Follow the Geeks.